There are 7 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London by train, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Train  •  26 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria

$13 - $40

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from London Gatwick Airport South to London Stockwell National Express / ...

$11 - $13

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  50 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London 31 miles

$150 - $180

Drive  •  50 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London 31 miles

$6 - $10

Shuttle  •  50 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from London Gatwick Airport to London

$150 - $220

Towncar  •  50 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to London 31 miles

$120 - $180

Uber  •  50 min

  1. Take an Uber from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London 31 miles

$65 - $85

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London is to train which costs £10 - £27 and takes 26 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and London is 24 miles. The road distance is 31 miles.

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The train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria takes 26 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Gatwick Airport South and arriving at London Stockwell. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 28 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at London Victoria. Services depart every 10 minutes. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

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What companies run services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England and London, England?

Gatwick Express operates a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $24 - $40 and the journey takes 26 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $11 - $13 and the journey takes 1 h 28 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
National Express
Other operators
Uber London
Website
uber.com
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$65 - $85
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uber.com
uberPOOL
$65 - $85
uberACCESS
$75 - $110
uberASSIST
$75 - $110
uberX
$75 - $110
uberXL
$110 - $160
UberEXEC
$150 - $220
UberLUX
$260 - $360
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from London Gatwick Airport to London
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to London
Estimated price
$120 - $180

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